Las Pilitas Nursery

California Native Plants are all we grow!

Blog Contact Us Directions

3232 Las Pilitas Rd
Santa Margarita, CA 93453

Shop For Plants Cart Contents

This website is dedicated to Bert Wilson. His genius continues to inspire us.

Chamaebatia foliolosa

Mountain Misery, Kit-kit-dizze and Bear Clover.

Santa Margarita, CA
Size Quantity Price
One Gallon -1 $ 19.99
Plants in production
-- -- --

Mountain Misery is funny, the fragrance, the flowers and the foliage are lovely. In the forests this delightful groundcover reovers vast areas under Jeffrey pine (Pinus jeffreyi), Ponderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa), Douglas Fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii)), and White Fir (Abies concolor). The small white flowers are like Potentilla, and nearly identical to Chamaebatiaria. So where's the misery?

Where snow regularly covers Mountain Misery it lays down and becomes a low mat; in areas with little or no snow it will grow into an attractive 3-4 foot bush. Startling when you first see it in flower as a shrub instead of a ground cover.

Chamaebatia foliolosa's foliage color is green, type is evergreen and has fragrance.
Chamaebatia foliolosa's flower color is white.

Communities for Chamaebatia foliolosa:Red Fir Forest and Yellow Pine Forest.

ph: 4.00 to 7.00
usda: 6 to 7
height[m]: 0.50 to 1.50
width[m]: 1.00 to 3.00
rainfall[cm]: 60.00 to 120.00

What does all this mean!?!

Shop Online
This plant is sold out right now. The worker bees are working on it.

Plant Lists: View Information About Other Plants

Alphabetized by scientific name: A -B -C -D -E -F -G -H -I -J -K -L -M -N -O -P -Q -R -S -T -U -V -W -X -Y -Z
Alphabetized by common name: A -B -C -D -E -F -G -H -I -J -K -L -M -N -O -P -Q -R -S -T -U -V -W -X -Y -Z
Alphabetized by cultivar: A -B -C -D -E -F -G -H -I -J -K -L -M -N -O -P -Q -R -S -T -U -V -W -X -Y -Z

Las Pilitas - Home Page